For Christian Women, Persecution Looks Like Rape
Around the globe, female followers of the faith suffer sexual violence, forced marriage, forced abortions, travel bans, and trafficking.
Around the globe, female followers of the faith suffer sexual violence, forced marriage, forced abortions, travel bans, and trafficking. Reporting. For Christian
Opinion | Church
Why ‘Being Christian Without the Church’ Fails the Good Friday Test
According to the gospel of John, the cross casts us into community.
altarpiece. It depicts one of John's memorable stories, the marriage feast at Cana where Jesus says to his mother, “Woman, what have you to do with me?
Opinion | Family
How to Stay Married When You’re Stuck Between Needy Teens and Aging Parents
When my father fell ill, these three tools helped sustain my faith—and my marriage.
Opinion | Family. How to Stay Married When You're Stuck Between Needy Teens and Aging Parents. When my father fell ill, these three tools helped sustain my faith—and my marriage.
Q&A: Marriage App Founder Says Couples Benefit from Digital Therapy
The founder of the Lasting app aims to offer portable counseling support to married millennials—especially those with kids.
interview. Q&A: Marriage App Founder Says Couples Benefit from Digital Therapy. The company's dataset may be the largest marriage survey sample size ever gathered.
Opinion | Family
How to Help a Friend Through a Dying Marriage
Christians should be ready to care for those in the aftermath of divorce without making their pain worse.
Opinion | Family. How to Help a Friend Through a Dying Marriage. Bailey Suzio. Image: urbazon / Getty Images. I walked a dear friend through the grief of a dying marriage last year.
Opinion | Discipleship
Easter Joy Belongs to the Melancholy
The celebration of Christ’s resurrection stands in contrast to Christmas joy.
The celebration of Christ's resurrection stands in contrast to Christmas joy.
Opinion | Discipleship
Scripture Says, ‘Sisters, I’m Talking to All Y’all’
After three decades of Bible reading, I discovered something unexpected about the New Testament’s intended audience.
“Using a person's name when you address them is an excellent way to get [someone's] attention,” says marriage and family therapist Bianca Rodriguez.
Opinion | Family
We Lost Our Baby, but We Didn't Want to Lose Our Marriage
Men and women tend to grieve differently; understanding those differences helped us make it through.
Opinion | Family. We Lost Our Baby, but We Didn't Want to Lose Our Marriage. Men and women minutes. When Grief Threatens a Marriage. For many
Opinion | Family
Your Childhood Wounds May Be Hurting Your Marriage
Lessons from attachment theory on building secure and trusting intimacy.
Opinion | Family. Your Childhood Wounds May Be Hurting Your Marriage. Lessons from attachment theory on building secure and trusting intimacy. A new blueprint for our marriage.
Opinion | Church
How Southern Baptist Leaders Aided My Escape from Abuse
Christian men helped me end a violent marriage. Their voices matter now more than ever.
Christian men helped me end a violent marriage. Their voices matter now more than ever. After years of soul-crushing torture, I gained the courage to walk away from my marriage.
Opinion | Family
Get Thee a Flawed Wife
A letter of encouragement—and realism—to Christian men considering marriage.
Get Thee a Flawed Wife. A letter of encouragement—and realism— to Christian men considering marriage. For them and many other Christian young men, delayed marriage is common.
Opinion | Family
Why I’m Happy My Son Married at 20
In a world of hookups and cohabitation, he took a leap—and made an act—of faith.
All four of us newly minted in-laws are in full support of this marriage. We have watched our children bloom within this relationship. Isn't it a bit early for marriage? Weighing the Risks.
How Single Women Help New Moms Make It Through
Their unexpected ministry cuts across life stages.
Their unexpected ministry cuts across life stages.
Opinion | Family
When Combat Trauma Tests a Marriage
PTSD impacts not just veterans but their spouses and children too. How can the church help military families heal?
When Combat Trauma Tests a Marriage. Spouses often fear that speaking out to others about PTSD-related struggles at home may permanently sever an already strained marriage.
TESTIMONY | Discipleship
God Saved Me From Suicide
I wanted nothing to do with faith. That changed the night I tried to take my own life.
I wanted nothing to do with faith. That changed the night I tried to take my own life.
Opinion | Family
Why the Admissions Scandal Is Every Parent’s Problem
College bribery cases point to a common idol.
College bribery cases point to a common idol.
Learning to Love Modern Day Lepers
As Christian doctors and development workers take on tuberculosis, trust is key to the cure.
As Christian doctors and development workers take on tuberculosis, trust is key to the cure.
Opinion | Family
Marriage Lessons from the Luthers
Katharina and Martin Luther lived 500 years ago, but they can teach us much about how to live well in our own modern-day marriages.
Opinion | Family. Marriage Lessons from the Luthers. Katharina and Martin Luther lived 500 it inconveniences us. A good marriage. Martin and Katharina
Excerpt | Discipleship
Delivering a Stillborn Baby Taught Me the Transience of Death
When I found out about my daughter's condition, I felt the destruction of my plans and hopes. But this place of limitation also revealed God’s profound love.
When I found out about my daughter's condition, I felt the destruction of my plans and hopes. But this place of limitation also revealed God's profound love.
Opinion | Pop Culture
Go Ahead. Love That Rom Com.
Rebel Wilson’s latest film reflects the common urge to trash romance. But love stories point us toward a deeper affection for God.
Rebel Wilson's latest film reflects the common urge to trash romance. But love stories point us toward a deeper affection for God.
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